The North Shore of Kauai is one of the premier vacation destinations in all of the Hawaiian Islands, and one of the best ways to have a unique and fun adventure for the whole family is to book a Kauai horseback riding tour on Princeville Ranch! Take in breathtaking views and hike through picturesque rainforest as you learn about the history of Kauai. You and the family will make memories that will last a lifetime on your horseback riding tour of Kauai’s Princeville Ranch!
Waterfall and Picnic Kauai Horseback Riding Tours
Princeville offers several different Kauai horseback riding tours, but the most popular by far is the waterfall and picnic tour. This 3.5-hour riding and hiking tour is designed to be accessible for first-time riders, while still being thrilling enough for more experienced guests as well. While on horseback, you will be treated to some of the best views on the island. Next, you will dismount from your horse and trek on a short hike through the emerald greenery. Although the hike steep in some areas, the destination is well worth the journey. At the end of the hike, you are greeted by an 80-foot waterfall and a delightful picnic lunch as your reward! For those that enjoy learning about the history of Kauai, along the way your guide will speak to the cowboy and ranching history on the island that is the heritage of Princeville Ranch.
Children and First-Time Horseback Riders in Kauai
For first time riders, Princeville Tours offers a quick rundown of horse riding basics so you will be safe and comfortable during your trip. Children are welcome on the tour, but they must be at least 8 years old and meet the weight and height requirements for riding. Children 15 and under must be accompanied by a parent and must wear a riding helmet, which is provided. Kids that are 16-17 are allowed to ride alone with a parent’s consent waiver.
Attire and Equipment Rental
Princeville Ranch provides all the horseback riding equipment needed, included in the price of your tour. Tennis shoes or hiking boots are required to ride, although these can be rented from Princeville Ranch for a small additional fee. Long pants are recommended, and you will definitely want to bring a bathing suit and towel for swimming in the waterfall! Sunscreen and bug spray are also must haves for your tour.
The Best of Kauai
Whether you are an experienced or first-time rider, exploring with kids or as a couple, a Kauai horseback riding tour on Princeville Ranch is the perfect addition to your Hawaiian vacation on Kauai!